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Avamere and American Health Care Association Urges Senate to Oppose Graham-Cassidy Repeal and Replace Bill

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The American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) President and CEO Mark Parkinson today issued the following statement regarding the Graham-Cassidy Bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) “The latest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act once again tries to solve the complicated question of health care reform by slashing hundreds of billions of dollars from the Medicaid program that funds essential care for the aged and disabled. “The Medicaid cuts proposed in the Graham-Cassidy Bill –including a reduction in provider assessments that alone will result in billions of dollars less to long … Continue reading

Avamere Family of Companies Selects WoundRounds® for Wound Management

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    Avamere Family of Companies, the post-acute care provider with more than forty retirement communities and skilled nursing facilities in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Colorado, has partnered with WoundRounds®. Avamere facilities use WoundRounds, the leading wound management solution, to care for patients with wounds and leverage WoundRounds’ mobile technology at the bedside to provide better wound care. According to Carl Tabor, Vice President of Clinical Services, “At Avamere, our mission is to enhance the life of every person we serve. With WoundRounds, we not only enhance the customer experience for our wound care patients, but we also make caregiving easier … Continue reading

A closer look at the man behind the friendly waves at Avamere at Seaside

If you have traveled along U.S. Highway 101 in south Seaside any time during the past few months, chances are you’ve caught a glimpse of Gary Lewis doing one of his favorite pastimes: Smiling and waving at passersby, or perhaps soliciting a honk from a fleeting truck. On dry days, the 69-year-old resident of Avamere at Seaside – formerly Necanicum Village Senior Living before its recent acquisition by the Avamere Family of Companies – frequents the sidewalk in front of the facility, trying to brighten the days of those he sees. [Read full article]

Avamere Living at Berry Park Honors Resident’s 100th Birthday

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The celebration of Vernie B. Ohler’s life will take place at Avamere Living at Berry Park on Friday, April 24th at 1:00 PM Oregon City, Oregon – Vernie B. Ohler has outlived her husband, brother, sister, and her two children. The family she has now, the residents of Avamere Living at Berry Park, are joining together to give Vernie a Birthday celebration that will look back on her joyous life and look forward to the rest of her vibrant years. Born on April 24, 1915 in Arkansas, Vernie experienced a life full of travel and adventure. When she was 8-years-old, … Continue reading

The Avamere Family of Companies Adds Renowned Seaside Assisted Living and Memory Care Community to the Post-Acute Care Organization’s Robust Line of Senior-Centered Services

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Seaside, Oregon – The Acquisition of Necanicum Village Senior Living Community, now called Avamere at Seaside, adds another Avamere option for seniors on the Northern Oregon coast who require an extra level of care in their day-to-day activities. The Avamere Family of Companies also operates nearby Suzanne Elise Assisted Living Community. “Not only is Avamere gaining a renowned and beautifully situated assisted living community, but a compassionate memory care program that is unparalleled in the area,” says Nicolette Merino, Regional Director of Operations. “We are committed to enhancing the life of every person we serve, whether that is through providing … Continue reading

Avamere Family of Companies Extends Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Services to Vancouver, WA through Acquisition of Cascade Park Care Center

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This is the first physical expansion for the Avamere Family of Companies’ line of Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation services for 2015. This acquisition follows sustained growth throughout 2014 and 2013 in all lines of its post-acute services from home health and hospice to contract rehabilitation and memory care. The Avamere Family of Companies has acquired Cascade Park Care Center, conveniently located at 801 SE Park Crest Ave, Vancouver, WA and will re-brand the well-regarded skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility as Avamere Rehabilitation of Cascade Park. “We are very excited to welcome Avamere Rehabilitation of Cascade Park to the family,” says … Continue reading

Open House! Every Third Tuesday of the Month at The Arbor

Please join us for complimentary tastings of local wines and cheese pairings and tour our newly constructed memory care building. Mingle with our management team and professional care staff as we show you what our residents experience in their home. We hope to see you here and are excited to build stronger relationships within our community. When: Third Tuesday of each month from 4:00pm – 6:00pm Where: 450 Claggett Ct N, Keizer, Or 97303 – 503.856.7440